The first keynote of GDC Europe 2009 was a presentation by Crytek president Cevat Yerli. Titled 'The Future of Graphics', Yerli looked at the history of Crytek's involvement in taking video game graphics to the level it is today, as well as looking at how their next-generation CryENGINE 3 software is going to shake up the scene.
The big revelation though is his prediction that game graphics have plateaued for a while as graphical software development has almost stretched as far as it possibly can - locked down by the current generation of console hardware which he estimates won't be refreshed until 2012. Read our full coverage
of Yerli's presentation for more.